Just a year and also a half after she began the Jenny Craig program, Sara Rue has lost more than 50 pounds.– and 4 outfit dimensions!– and is putting on a swimsuit for the really very first time in her life.
” It’s a little odd,” says the Shedding for the Wedding celebration host, 32. “However after I tried it on, I believed, ‘I look great!’
Because July of in 2014, Rue has actually been on a Jenny Craig maintenance strategy that contains cardio exercises four days a week and also a 1,700-calorie-a-day diet regimen.
” It’s difficult. It’s a struggle,” she says of keeping off the weight. “There are days where I’ll claim, ‘I feel off the rails.’ However I don’t provide myself reasons.”
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The actress – whose ABC Family movie My Future Boyfriend premieres Sunday – also has plenty of diet tricks up her sleeve.
“I try not to eat animal protein after 7:30 p.m.,” she says. “And when I make pasta, I layer the bottom of the bowl with fresh spinach. That way you’re having the pasta, but with half the carbs.”
Come May, when Rue exchanges vows with her fiancé, college consultant Kevin Price, 35, she won’t be skipping her wedding cake. “We’re having three kinds, including red velvet and pumpkin caramel,” Rue reveals. “I’ll be having one of each! Very small slivers of every kind is the way to go.”
See Sara as she inspires other couples to get in shape for their big days on the CW’s Shedding for the Wedding, on Wednesday night.